Thursday, April 13, 2017


Two Persons Were Shot And Killed In Kaduwela

Two persons had been shot and killed by  two
unidentified gunmen arrived in Motor Bicycle this morning (13)  in Kothalawala junction on Kaduwela-Malabe road.

The two  deceased had been identified as  residents  of Kaduwela area.One was involved in transporting harcotics it has been revealed.

Police believed a dispute between two underworld gangs caused the shooting.

Police have taken statements from several people regarding the shooting.

A Cyclist Was Killed Due To A Bicycle-Lorry Collision

A 46 year old cyclist was killed after the Bicycle he was
riding in colliding with a Lorry in pohoranwewa area on Kurunagala-Dambulla main road last night (12).

The deceased has been identified as a resident of Pohoranwewa ,Dambulla area.

Navy Have Recovered 55.202 Kilo Grammes Of Kerala Cannabis

Sri Lanka Navy have recovered 55.202 Kilo Grammes of Kerala Cannabis left in Valliyar coastal area at Delft Island (Northern Province).

Navy have recovered the stock of Kerala Cannabis as per an information received.The stock stored in 11 bags with 4 and 5 kilo grammes each it has been revealed.


Konda Kawum(oil cakes)
And traditional Sinhala Pickal (Achcharu)


Airport Customs Officers Arrested A Pakistani National With Over One Kilo Gramme Of Heroin

Sri Lanka customs officers had today (13) arrested a
Pakistani National with 1.156 Kilo Grammes Of Heroin concealed in his shoes in Katunayake Bandaranaike International Airport.

The  value of the haul of Heroin is more than Rs.10 million according to sources.

The Customs Officers are currently questioning the Pakistani National regarding the incident.

A 40 Year Year Old Person Was Killed After Falling Down From A Newly Constructed Building

A 40 year old person was killed after falling down
from a 45 feet high newly constructed building in Matale (Central Province).

The deceased who was a resident of Padiyathalawa area,Ampara (Eastern Province) attached to the construction site as a laborer .

Six Persons Including Two Females Injured And Hospitalized Due To A Wasp Attack

Six persons including two females were injured and
hospitalized this noon (13)  due to a wasp attack near the Devon falls on Hatton-Nuwara Eliya main road.

The injured who arrived in from Negambo area admitted to the Kotagala Hospital for treatment and their conditon is not critical it has been reported.

The injured faced this incident while preparing meals near the Devon Falls it has been revealed.

Ten Houses In Matara Damaged Due To Lightning

Ten houses in Thihagoda,Matara (Southern Province)
had been damaged and all the electrical appliances belonging to these houses were destroyed due to a lightning strucked last night (12).

The Metereology Department has warned public to be on alert on thunder and  lightning these days as most psrts of the country are experiencing heavy showers at present .

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